Salza tourism and travel guide

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Visit Salza: highlights and tourist information

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Salza is situated in the Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon region (now part of the Occitanie region), in the south of France at 28 km from Carcassonne, the department capital. (General information: Salza is 653 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Termes at 5 km and Chateau de Peyrepertuse at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Salza, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Salza in Occitanie. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aude

Map of places to visit near Salza

Markets in and near Salza

  • Esperaza: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Limoux: market Friday all day (24km)
  • Carcassonne: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (28km)
  • Quillan: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Lezignan-Corbieres: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Ille-sur-Tet: market Wednesday & Friday (36km)
  • Millas: market Tuesday & Thursday (36km)
  • Olonzac: market Tuesday (38km)
  • Rivesaltes: market Monday (39km)
  • Sigean: market Tuesday & Friday (39km)

More information about Salza, Languedoc-Roussillon

Tourist attractions to visit near Salza, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Salza and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Carcassonne (28km)
  • Villefranche-de-Conflent enceinte / fort (Vauban fortifications) (45km) [Map]

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontfroide (Narbonne) (35km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Sainte Marie de Marcevol (Arboussols) (36km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Trinité d'Aregno (Aregno) (36km) [Map]
  • Chapelle de Casenoves (Ille-sur-tet) (36km) [Map]
  • Prieuré de Serrabone (Boule-d'Amont) (43km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Saint Michel de Cuixa (Codalet) (45km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges (Cabestany) (50km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges de l'Orbieu (2km) [Map]
  • Gorges de Galamus (17km) [Map]
  • Cité de Carcassonne (27km) [Map]
  • Gorges de la Pierre-Lys (29km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Fontfroide (35km) [Map]
  • Orgued d'Ille-sur-Tet (36km) [Map]
  • Gouffre de Cabrespine (42km) [Map]
  • Étang de Leucate (43km) [Map]
  • Étang de Canet-Saint-Nazaire (54km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • African reserve of Sigean (38km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Salza

Canton: Mouthoumet

Arrondissement: Carcassonne

Department: Aude

Region: Languedoc-Roussillon

Postcode: 11330

Distance to Salza

from Carcassonne (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 653 km

from Calais: 887 km

from Nice: 394 km

from Bordeaux: 321 km

from Strasbourg: 744 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Salza from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Salza): Albieres, Auriac, Bouisse, Lairiere, Lanet, Laroque-de-Fa, Montjoi, Mouthoumet, Termes and Vignevieille.

This page in French: Visitez Salza